Ponca City

Ponca City,

city (1990 pop. 26,359), Kay co., N Okla., on the Arkansas River; founded 1893 with the opening of the Cherokee StripCherokee Strip
or Cherokee Outlet,
a narrow piece of land in N Oklahoma. Bounded on the north by the Kansas border, it has an area of more than 6 million acres (2.4 million hectares).
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, inc. 1899. It is a trade, processing, and shipping hub in a grain, livestock, and oil area. Industries include metal spinning and pellet mills; chemicals, metal products, building materials, machinery, and carbon black are manufactured. Ponca City has many parks, the Pioneer Women's Museum, and a Native American museum. Nearby are several Native American reservations.
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PONCA CITY The Natural Resources Conservation Service and several conservation partners have scheduled a Simple Steps to Healthy Soil workshop and lunch on June 6 in Ponca City.
Equity's Oklahoma footprint will now comprise three bank offices in Ponca City, one location in Newkirk, one location in Tulsa, three locations in Guymon and one location in Cordell.
Equity's Oklahoma footprint includes three bank offices in Ponca City, one location in Newkirk, one location in Tulsa, and one location in Guymon.
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Danielle Dana Layman of Ponca City, Oklahoma, posted the job for a "discrete" actor on Craigslist, calling it a "10-day gig overseas for amateur, competitive pay!" The job requirements listed also included a "creative, outgoing and friendly, positive personality" and "boldness and bravery," the Oklahoman newspaper reported.
- A crude pipeline and terminal system that provides crude supply for Phillips 66's Ponca City Refinery, consisting of 503 miles of pipeline and 1.7 million barrels of storage;
Ponca City Utility Authority called on Cabbiness Engineering to develop a feasible solution to replace the sewer line without interfering with the refinery's operations.
Phillips 66 to shut CDU at Ponca HOUSTON: Trade sources said industry intelligence service IIR was reporting that Phillips 66 plans to shut an 86,000 barrel per day (bpd) crude distillation unit at the company's 200,000 bpd Ponca City, Oklahoma, refinery.